"I like your cat," he said.
Did the cat get your tongue at the table?
I'm in no mood to watch a cat fight tonight.
"You look like the cat that swallowed the canary," he said, giving her a puzzled look.
The cat would like to eat the mouse.
And don't try to tell me that black cat wasn't you!
I think the cat wants dessert!
It didn't purr like a cat but growled.
Thankful for the change of subject, Cynthia launched into a description of her latest conquests with the cat, again tucking that nagging doubt to the back of her mind.
Look what he dreamt; a woman ironing shirts, a child playing, a cat and a farmer pitching hay.
"Yes. Sweet cat," Jenn replied.
"First time I ever saw a pink cat," said Zeb.
A large grey cat was asleep on a rocking chair.
The cat can see the mouse.
He was expecting worse than a cat in Darian's room.
Once I was surprised to see a cat walking along the stony shore of the pond, for they rarely wander so far from home.
She felt like petting the healer to calm him as she might Toby.s cat but suspected it wouldn.t be welcome.
And then she ran into several of the cat-like creatures roaming the ship.
To that extent, the contraption that automatically metes out the daily allotment of cat food for your pet is a robot.
Once, when berrying, I met with a cat with young kittens in the woods, quite wild, and they all, like their mother, had their backs up and were fiercely spitting at me.
She lifted the cat to her lap and turned so the light from the doorway would fall on the foot.
He really wasn't too much bigger than a cat, not when compared to an adult.
Dusty said I have to leave the cat with you.
It looked like a cat scan of a brain, but it wasn't hers.
The svelte model wore towering boots and a one- piece cat suit that left nothing to the imagination.
Dawkins asked as he waved a foot at the cat, who scurried back and repeated her greeting.
The cat can see the mouse.
Like a cat, she had attached herself not to the people but to the home.
She giggled and cuddled the cat close.
He growled a warning and peered back at her through the silver eyes of a cat-like beast the size of a large horse.
An old Cat was in a fair way to kill all the Mice in the barn.
A neighboring farmer and cat-lover, William Ross, perhaps hearing a distinct "ka-ching" in his head, got one of the kittens and teamed up with a geneticist and began a careful breeding program.
He knew what a shock he would inflict on his father and mother by the news of this loss, he knew what a relief it would be to escape it all, and felt that Dolokhov knew that he could save him from all this shame and sorrow, but wanted now to play with him as a cat does with a mouse.
Cade handed her the cat and cuffed her playfully.
She's such a little fraidy cat but I shan't be able to keep her much longer.
She gaped at him as he set the cat and the box down.
Bianca was asleep on the couch, the cat curled on her back.
Bianca's drowsy cat warmed one of her thighs, and it hopped off to hide beneath the table opposite her.
And the whole thing has been unnatural because that cat and I are both able to talk your language, and to understand the words you say.
Cade was trying to be accommodating, but sometimes he was as skittish about conversation as the cat was about being touched - and likely for the same reason.
No, but there's nothing odd about a Tom cat wandering off for a few days.
"Who killed your cat?" she asked.
She felt death within him, as she had with her cat Snickers after a car ran him over.
"I've never had a cat," he said, excited.
Darian looked at her, content with cookies resting on one thigh and the cat on the other.
"Dusty is just now on good terms with my cat," Biana replied.
"And the cat," Evelyn added.
The room was vacant except for a metal slab that served as a bed and the six-legged, cat-like creature sitting on the edge of the bed watching its sleeping occupant.
"Seems to me the same way," said Billina, scornfully, "if that beastly cat is one of them."
I thought I might just as well describe my pet in order to know it--order, vertebrate; division, quadruped; class, mammalia; genus, felinus; species, cat; individual, Tabby.
I then guided her hand to form the sentence, "Cat does drink milk."
Cade was slowly emerging from his shell, but the cat was still as wild as ever.
Dean went to cat and girl and gave them both a long hug.
"Stupid cat," she muttered.
The cat-like creature squirmed.
"Well, this was a figure of a cat," said Jim, "and she WENT down, anyhow, whether she climbed or crept."
I was pleased with anything that made a noise and liked to feel the cat purr and the dog bark.
The cat can have some milk, and the mouse can have some cake.
At length, in the war of 1812, her dwelling was set on fire by English soldiers, prisoners on parole, when she was away, and her cat and dog and hens were all burned up together.
I too felt a slumberous influence after watching him half an hour, as he sat thus with his eyes half open, like a cat, winged brother of the cat.
To her surprise, the cat gave him no resistance.
I didn't want the cat to stay all alone at your condo.
She sat on the table in the exam room facing a line of backlit x-rays and cat scans on the wall.
She'd dared to hope again that everything was a hallucination brought on by too much alcohol, until Toby burst in chasing a cat she didn't remember owning.
Can I just stay here and guard your house and cat for you?
"If he planted you, he might grow some cat-tails," suggested the Wizard.
Carry this cat away to prison, and keep her in safe confinement until she is tried by law for the crime of murder.
In 1961 in Perthshire, Scotland, a white barn cat named Susie was found at a farm.
When I returned I felt a big cat brush past me as I opened the door.
Here I made the cat look at the mouse, and let Helen feel the cat.
When she read, "Do not let the cat get the mouse!" she recognized the negation in the sentence, and seemed to know that the cat must not get the mouse.
She liked to feel the cat purr; and if by chance she felt a dog in the act of barking, she showed great pleasure.
One large bundle held their all--bed, coffee-mill, looking-glass, hens--all but the cat; she took to the woods and became a wild cat, and, as I learned afterward, trod in a trap set for woodchucks, and so became a dead cat at last.
For a moment she lay still, afraid any movement would frighten him away like a wild cat in the daylight.
Dainty cat prints trekked through the flour she'd spilled on the counter.
He returned to the house to await Darian, not surprised to see Bianca's black and white cat darting down the stairs.
"I'm glad I got the cat," Darian murmured.
Mrs. Lincoln, the Deans' cat, strolled into the room and rubbed the young girl's leg as if to ask what was the problem.
The cat declined a lap-offer in favor of the purple rocker, Martha's chair, as if to question the whereabouts of her missing friend.
Cynthia reached over to stroke Mrs. Lincoln as the cat began adding a steady purr to the conversation.
The boy had clambered across her bed, shrieked happily, and chased the cat under the bed.
It didn't spin webs and looked more to Evelyn like a mutated cat, but the moment she recalled Kiera's fear, she also realized that the cat-like creature would easily pass as a large spider.
Romas strode in unasked, and she cursed quietly as she saw the cat-like critter chasing Kiera.
Next I turned to the first page of the primer and made her touch the word CAT, spelling it on my fingers at the same time.
In her own words, they were "good boards overhead, good boards all around, and a good window"--of two whole squares originally, only the cat had passed out that way lately.
"They coax me as if I were Vaska the cat!" said Denisov jokingly.
Then he graduated and dosed a cat in kerosene.
She was as nervous as a cat in a dog pound.
"Your Royal Highness and Fellow Citizens," he began; "the small cat you see a prisoner before you is accused of the crime of first murdering and then eating our esteemed Ruler's fat piglet--or else first eating and then murdering it.
An example of that is a breed of cat called "Scottish Fold."
I called her attention to the following line, and, although she knew only the three words, CAT, EAT and MOUSE, she caught the idea.
Do not let the cat get the mouse.